On the 22 August, 2020 at about 8:30am following a tip off, police operatives attached to Ogidi Division arrested one Franca Udokwu ‘f’ aged 30 years of Obuba Obofia Nkpor Community in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State.
The suspect allegedly gave birth to a baby boy and dumped the child inside a pit toilet inside her house. Upon interrogation, the suspect led police detectives to the scene of crime where the baby was recovered and taken to Iyi- enu Mission Hospital for medical attention but was confirmed dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
Meanwhile, corpse deposited at the hospital mortuary for autopsy and case is under investigation after which suspect would be charged to Court for prosecution.
SP Haruna Mohammed, PPRO, Anambra State Police Command,
For-Commissioner of Police Anambra State Command.